National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-08013

Testing Status of Cell Phone Radiation: GSM - 08013

 

CASRN: CELLPRADGSM

Related: Cell Phone Radiation (CDMA)

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Wireless Communication Devices

Known Uses

Cellular phones using Global System for Mobile communications (GSM)

Nomination Background

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 5 days (Whole Body Exposure)  (C20105)  Completed 
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley; Mice: B6C3F1
    • Dose: Rats at 900 MHz GSM/Mice at 1900 MHz GSM: at 0, 4, 6, 8, 10, or 12 W/kg 5/sex.
  • 28 days (Whole Body Exposure)  (C20105)  Histopath in progress 
    • Mice: B6C3F1
  • 49 days (Whole Body Exposure)  (C20105)  Histopath in progress 
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley; Mice: B6C3F1

Long-Term Carcinogenicity

  • 2 years (Whole Body Exposure)  (C20105)  Histopath in progress 
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley; Mice: B6C3F1

Genetic Toxicology

  • Comet Assay  (G08013C)  On Test 
    • Rats
  • Comet Assay  (G08013D)  On Test 
    • Mice
  • Micronucleus  (G08013B)  Completed 
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley
    • Male Negative 
    • Female Negative 
  • Micronucleus  (G08013)  Completed 
    • GSM RFR
    • Mice: B6C3F1
    • Male Negative 
    • Female Negative 
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